April 14, 2014
Navi Pillay, the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, denounced widespread torture in Syria on Monday.
Syrian forces have entered the town of al-Sarkha in the strategic Qalamoun region, retaking the full control of the town from rebels operating inside Syria.
Syrian regime soldiers have reclaimed Maaloula in the Damascus province four months after Islamist rebels took over the Christian stronghold.
The chief of the international chemical weapons watchdog has said that the Syrian government must speed up its movement of raw materios for poison gas and nerve agents if it is to successfully destroy its stockpile on time.
After about a decade of decay, Damascus' culture scene is getting its groove back.
As fighting raged across Aleppo and Damascus, Syria's President Bashar Assad said Sunday that he was planning to run for a third term in July's elections and that the conflict was coming to a "turning point".
April 13, 2014
Syrian President Assad says his regime's battle with opposition fighters worked in his favour.
The UN reports that only one fifth of pledged aid to Syrian has been delivered.
Government forces battled rebel fighters in Aleppo in the fiercest fighting since 2012.
The Syrian regime and opposition forces accused each other on Saturday of carrying out a chemical attack on the village of Kafr Zeita, located in the embattled country’s western-central province of Hama.
April 12, 2014
Armenian public figure Kim Kardashian is allegedly getting some celebrity backlash for her Twitter campaign to #SaveKessab.
April 11, 2014
Rival groups fighting each other in Syria have brought the death toll up in recent days, complicating the country's civil war further.
Famous for fighting alongside Al-Qaeda rebels in Syria, "The American Jihadist" Eric Harroun died of an accidental overdose in Arizona.
April 10, 2014
Some 20 Syrian refugee families with ties to the regime have returned to their hometown of Flita, according to Syrian army sources.
The U.S. and Turkey will follow up on new accusations that the Syrian regime has used chemical weapons in recent months.